[rspec-users] Should I be using database_cleaner to tear down data in RSpec 2.0 + Rails 3.0?

Brian Cardarella bcardarella at gmail.com
Sat Jun 5 17:06:36 EDT 2010


Okay, it's going to be one of those weekends. I forgot to wrap the
example in an 'it' block. It was just a bare 'context' block running
the code. False alarm! :D

- Brian

On Jun 5, 4:21 pm, David Chelimsky <dchelim... at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Jun 5, 2010, at 4:11 PM, Brian Cardarella wrote:
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> > Yeah, I'm not certain what the deal is.
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> > Here is my spec_helper:http://pastie.org/993256
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> > I was using Spork but commented it out to see if that was an issue.
> > Nope.
> > I was using sqlite to see if the lack of a real transactional database
> > was the issue. (changed to postgres) Nope.
>
> > Not certain if this is of any help but here is my Gemfile:http://pastie.org/993259
>
> I see two rspec-rails references in your Gemfile - not sure if that's the issue, but it could be.
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> > (it's a mess, I know)
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> > This is confusing. :p
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> > - Brian
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> > On Jun 5, 3:42 pm, David Chelimsky <dchelim... at gmail.com> wrote:
> >> On Jun 5, 2010, at 3:34 PM, Brian Cardarella wrote:
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> >>> On Jun 5, 2:12 pm, David Chelimsky <dchelim... at gmail.com> wrote:
> >>>> On Jun 5, 2010, at 12:42 PM, Brian Cardarella wrote:
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> >>>>> Subject pretty much asks the question
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> >>>> You _can_, but if you use ActiveRecord and start off with a clean DB, you can use_transactional_examples (alias for use_transactional_fixtures, which defaults to true in beta.10, but will default to false in beta.11).
> >>> David,
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> >>> I'm not seeing that behavior.
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> >>> I have beta.10 and without using database_cleaner data is persisting
> >>> after each spec and from suite run to suite run. I thought
> >>> database_cleaner would resolve the issue but it doesn't seem to.
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> >> I _am_ seeing that behaviour :)
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> >> Are you using AR? What does your spec_helper look like?
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> >> This cucumber feature passes:
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> >>http://github.com/rspec/rspec-rails/blob/master/features/model_specs/...
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> >> Not sure what's up, but there is something different about your environment.
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